Leaked Image Shows Notification Center for Windows Phone, Aptly called ‘Action Center’

Leaked Image Shows Notification Center for Windows Phone, Aptly called ‘Action Center’

There have been much more concepts and rumors when it comes to Windows Phone OS development than the actual work happening at Redmond, but things seem to be turning better for WP fans with the latest set of leaked images and screenshots. A Spanish blog, Winphollowers, has published some photos which they claim are from Microsoft’s internal presentation. The leak […]

     
 
 

Handy Free Utilities for Your Windows Phone Start Screen

Handy Free Utilities for Your Windows Phone Start Screen

Thanks to more affordable options like the Nokia Lumia 520 and 620, owning a Windows Phone 8 device no longer means emptying out your bank account. And if you have snagged a Windows Phone device recently, or just want to squeeze some more out of your existing one, you’ve come to the right place. You see, while Windows Phone 8 […]

 
     
 
 

Hands on with the Nokia Lumia 720 [MWC 2013]

Hands on with the Nokia Lumia 720 [MWC 2013]

Nokia launched the Lumia 720 earlier today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, another mid-range Windows Phone 8 device which sits between the flagship Lumia 920 and low end Lumia 520 (also announced today). The 4.3-inch IPS clearblack display is pretty impressive to look at, and like other Lumia phones, Lumia 720 comes in variety of vibrant colors as […]

 
     
 
 

Windows Phone 8 vs. 7.8: Comparing Features and Functionality

Windows Phone 8 vs. 7.8: Comparing Features and Functionality

Around the beginning of this year, when Windows Phone 8 was mentioned in the rumor mill and people started thinking about what Microsoft has in store for the rather small, but intriguing circle of WP users, there were no mentions of an additional version, for weaker devices. Now, standing on the bridge of two years, we’ve found ourselves questioning the actual differences […]

     
 
 

Windows Phone 8 Review: Finally a Worthy Alternative

Windows Phone 8 Review: Finally a Worthy Alternative    

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 mobile operating system has finally arrived. Codenamed Apollo, the OS was unveiled in several parts, possibly because the team had to build it from grounds-up and they probably wanted to show how they plan to differentiate from the competition. Well, we now have the whole thing and can safely say, we like what we see. Through […]

     
 
 

Windows Phone 8 Preview: How Microsoft Plans to Take on the Biggies?

Windows Phone 8 Preview: How Microsoft Plans to Take on the Biggies?

When it comes to operating systems for mobiles, Microsoft is without question, the underdog. Although the situation is bad, the Redmond company has the chance of reviving its fate and to win a few more percentages in market share with their latest mobile OS, Windows Phone 8. Coming as a great hope to all manufacturers that have signed a partnership […]

     
 
 

You Can Share Windows Phone 8 Content to Android Using NFC

You Can Share Windows Phone 8 Content to Android Using NFC    

Now that Windows Phone 8 is now up and running, we can start playing with all the cool features that the new OS has. And one of those cool things is NFC support. Of course, Android phones had this feature for some time now, but the implementation in Windows Phone of NFC will make sharing a lot easier. Albeit Apple […]

     
 
 

Windows Phone 8 Reviews Roundup: Can it Scare iOS and Android?

Windows Phone 8 Reviews Roundup: Can it Scare iOS and Android?

Windows 8 is out in the wild and has already quite a large army of tablets/hybrids. It will be really interesting to see if Windows Phone 8 too manages to scare the competition. On the mobile field, Microsoft didn’t have too much luck. But this time, things might change for the Redmond team. Microsoft has put a lot of planning […]

     
 
 

HTC Announces Windows Phone 8S and 8X Smartphones

HTC Announces Windows Phone 8S and 8X Smartphones

At a special event in New York, today, HTC and Microsoft have announced the launch of HTC’s first smartphones with Windows Phone 8 inside. Strangely, these devices are called Windows Phone 8S and Windows Phone 8X and this seems to show the “big love” between HTC and Microsoft. Wait a second, wasn’t Nokia supposed to be Microsoft’s “spouse”? It seems […]